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Welcome to Hillside ...

Hillside is located in Union County<1>.

The location of Hillside has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Hillside is 90 feet [27 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Hillside lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for Hillside: (908)

Communities Also Named Hillside ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 55 communities that are also named Hillside - they are located in Arizona, Arkansas, California (2), Colorado (2), Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois (2), Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky (2), Louisiana, Maine, Maryland (3), Minnesota, Mississippi, Montana, Nebraska, New Brunswick, New Mexico, New York (5), Nova Scotia (3), Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (5), Quebec, South Carolina (3), South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas (2), Utah (2), Washington and Wisconsin (3).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Hillside.

Communities near Hillside ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Hillside.

  • New York [New York County]
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    • New York [New York County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of Hillside
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,253,213 people
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  • Newark [Essex County]
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    • Newark [Essex County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the northeast of Hillside
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 282,520 people
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  • Jersey City [Hudson County]
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    • Jersey City [Hudson County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the east of Hillside
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 262,664 people
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  • Paterson [Passaic County]
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    • Paterson [Passaic County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Hillside
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 144,801 people
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    • Clifton [Passaic County]
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      • Clifton [Passaic County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the north of Hillside
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 85,025 people
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    • Passaic [Passaic County]
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      • Passaic [Passaic County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Hillside
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 69,340 people
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    • Union City [Hudson County]
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      • Union City [Hudson County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Hillside
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 67,137 people
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    • Bayonne [Hudson County]
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      • Bayonne [Hudson County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of Hillside
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 65,165 people
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    • East Orange [Essex County]
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      • East Orange [Essex County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the north of Hillside
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 64,630 people
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    • New Brunswick [Middlesex County]
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      • New Brunswick [Middlesex County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Hillside
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 56,182 people
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To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Hillside. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Hillside.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Hillside. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Hillside.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Hillside. See our Newspapers Page for Hillside.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hillside ...

Looking for more information about Hillside? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Hillside, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Hillside.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of New Jersey

About Union County

About New Jersey

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Hillside. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Union County: www.unioncountynj.org/

The official website for State of New Jersey: https://www.state.nj.us/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of New Jersey's counties, including Union, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hillside - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Hillside) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Hillside. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from HillsideOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hillside. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.7012, Longitude: -74.2301       In this case, the coordinates for Hillside have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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